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chom?p overridability is the other way
authorRafael Garcia-Suarez <rgarciasuarez@gmail.com>
Tue, 5 Mar 2002 22:26:20 +0000 (23:26 +0100)
committerJarkko Hietaniemi <jhi@iki.fi>
Tue, 5 Mar 2002 20:45:33 +0000 (20:45 +0000)
Message-ID: <20020305222620.A733@rafael>

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@15049

pod/perldelta.pod

index e9d35ec..04c2e5d 100644 (file)
@@ -408,9 +408,9 @@ removed/changed in future releases.)
 
 =item *
 
-chomp() and chop() have been demoted back to I<not> being overridable
-because they cannot really be overridden-- the problem is that their
-prototype cannot be expressed and therefore one really cannot write
+chomp() and chop() are now overridable.  Note, however, that their
+prototype (as given by C<prototype("CORE::chomp")> is undefined,
+because it cannot be expressed and therefore one cannot really write
 replacements to override these builtins.
 
 =item *